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Snowy Monaro Regional Council area

Resident workers (Local) - Industry

Accommodation and Food Services employs more of Snowy Monaro Regional Council area’s local labour force than any other industry sector.

Industry sector data identifies the industries in which the residents of an area work either within the residing area or elsewhere. Comparing the industry sectors in which Snowy Monaro Regional Council area residents are employed in the industry sectors that are located in Snowy Monaro Regional Council area, indicates whether an economy draws on the skills offered by its own residents, or on a different set of skills imported from elsewhere in the region.

Industry sector statistics in Snowy Monaro Regional Council area are influenced by a range of factors including:

  • The economic base and employment opportunities available within commuting distance;
  • The educational levels of the local population; and
  • The working and social aspirations of the local population.

Industry sector data should be viewed in conjunction with Residents place of work.

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2006 and 2011 – by usual residence

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Local resident workers industry of employment
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Industry
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Number%Regional NSW%Number%Regional NSW%2006 to 2011
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing96410.25.81,05711.67.0-93
Mining270.32.5310.31.7-4
Manufacturing3623.88.33954.39.3-33
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services3343.51.53003.31.3+34
Construction7207.67.97338.17.8-13
Wholesale Trade1952.12.81932.13.1+2
Retail Trade94710.011.498710.912.3-40
Accommodation and Food Services1,24913.27.71,19713.27.5+52
Transport, Postal and Warehousing3243.44.23213.54.3+3
Information Media and Telecommunications760.81.0911.01.2-15
Financial and Insurance Services1091.22.21231.42.3-14
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services1741.81.41751.91.5-1
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services4134.44.64344.84.4-21
Administrative and Support Services2893.12.82262.52.5+63
Public Administration and Safety8539.07.27338.16.9+120
Education and Training6667.18.65926.58.3+74
Health Care and Social Assistance7938.413.07017.711.4+92
Arts and Recreation Services4604.91.23443.81.2+116
Other Services2913.13.92883.23.9+3
Industry not classified1992.12.11631.82.3+36

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2006 and 2011. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Local resident workers industry of employment, 2011
Local resident workers industry of employment, 2011 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Regional NSW: 5.8% Mining, Regional NSW: 2.5% Manufacturing, Regional NSW: 8.3% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Regional NSW: 1.5% Construction, Regional NSW: 7.9% Wholesale Trade, Regional NSW: 2.8% Retail Trade, Regional NSW: 11.4% Accommodation and Food Services, Regional NSW: 7.7% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Regional NSW: 4.2% Information Media and Telecommunications, Regional NSW: 1.0% Financial and Insurance Services, Regional NSW: 2.2% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Regional NSW: 1.4% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Regional NSW: 4.6% Administrative and Support Services, Regional NSW: 2.8% Public Administration and Safety, Regional NSW: 7.2% Education and Training, Regional NSW: 8.6% Health Care and Social Assistance, Regional NSW: 13.0% Arts and Recreation Services, Regional NSW: 1.2% Other Services, Regional NSW: 3.9% Industry not classified, Regional NSW: 2.1% Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Snowy Monaro Regional Council area: 10.2% Mining, Snowy Monaro Regional Council area: 0.3% Manufacturing, Snowy Monaro Regional Council area: 3.8% Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Snowy Monaro Regional Council area: 3.5% Construction, Snowy Monaro Regional Council area: 7.6% Wholesale Trade, Snowy Monaro Regional Council area: 2.1% Retail Trade, Snowy Monaro Regional Council area: 10.0% Accommodation and Food Services, Snowy Monaro Regional Council area: 13.2% Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Snowy Monaro Regional Council area: 3.4% Information Media and Telecommunications, Snowy Monaro Regional Council area: 0.8% Financial and Insurance Services, Snowy Monaro Regional Council area: 1.2% Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Snowy Monaro Regional Council area: 1.8% Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Snowy Monaro Regional Council area: 4.4% Administrative and Support Services, Snowy Monaro Regional Council area: 3.1% Public Administration and Safety, Snowy Monaro Regional Council area: 9.0% Education and Training, Snowy Monaro Regional Council area: 7.1% Health Care and Social Assistance, Snowy Monaro Regional Council area: 8.4% Arts and Recreation Services, Snowy Monaro Regional Council area: 4.9% Other Services, Snowy Monaro Regional Council area: 3.1% Industry not classified, Snowy Monaro Regional Council area: 2.1%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in local resident workers industry of employment, 2006 to 2011
Change in local resident workers industry of employment, 2006 to 2011 Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Snowy Monaro Regional Council area: -93 Mining, Snowy Monaro Regional Council area: -4 Manufacturing, Snowy Monaro Regional Council area: -33 Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services, Snowy Monaro Regional Council area: +34 Construction, Snowy Monaro Regional Council area: -13 Wholesale Trade, Snowy Monaro Regional Council area: +2 Retail Trade, Snowy Monaro Regional Council area: -40 Accommodation and Food Services, Snowy Monaro Regional Council area: +52 Transport, Postal and Warehousing, Snowy Monaro Regional Council area: +3 Information Media and Telecommunications, Snowy Monaro Regional Council area: -15 Financial and Insurance Services, Snowy Monaro Regional Council area: -14 Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services, Snowy Monaro Regional Council area: -1 Professional, Scientific and Technical Services, Snowy Monaro Regional Council area: -21 Administrative and Support Services, Snowy Monaro Regional Council area: +63 Public Administration and Safety, Snowy Monaro Regional Council area: +120 Education and Training, Snowy Monaro Regional Council area: +74 Health Care and Social Assistance, Snowy Monaro Regional Council area: +92 Arts and Recreation Services, Snowy Monaro Regional Council area: +116 Other Services, Snowy Monaro Regional Council area: +3 Industry not classified, Snowy Monaro Regional Council area: +36
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2006 and 2011
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id, the population experts.

Dominant groups

Analysis of the jobs held by the local labour force in Snowy Monaro Regional Council area in 2011 shows the three most popular industry sectors were:

  • Accommodation and Food Services (1,249 people or 13.2%)
  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (964 people or 10.2%)
  • Retail Trade (947 people or 10.0%)

In combination these three industries employed 3,160 people in total or 33.5% of the total local labour force.

In comparison, Regional NSW employed 7.7% in Accommodation and Food Services; 5.8% in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing; and 11.4% in Retail Trade.

The major differences between the jobs held by the local labour force of Snowy Monaro Regional Council area and Regional NSW were:

  • A larger percentage of local labour force employed in Accommodation and Food Services (13.2% compared to 7.7%)
  • A larger percentage of local labour force employed in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (10.2% compared to 5.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of local labour force employed in Health Care and Social Assistance (8.4% compared to 13.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of local labour force employed in Manufacturing (3.8% compared to 8.3%)

Emerging groups

The largest changes in the jobs held by the local labour force between 2006 and 2011 in Snowy Monaro Regional Council area were for those employed in:

  • Public Administration and Safety (+120 local labour force)
  • Arts and Recreation Services (+116 local labour force)
  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (-93 local labour force)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+92 local labour force)

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